In early September a special guest was welcomed on the landing strip of the airport in Saanen. The organisation Pro Belpmoos organised the visit of the biplane. Passengers and other aviation aficionados were ravished over the visit of the Antonov AN 2.
The Bergbahnen Destination Gstaad AG (BDG) recorded 18 percent more first-time admissions in the past financial year. Sales increased by CHF 3 million, the EBITDA margin rose to 27 percent and the annual profit was CHF 281,000.
During the last week of July (25-29) Château-d’Oex was overrun with children and families who came to take part in its annual summer Festival au Pays des Enfants (Children’s Festival). This was the sixth consecutive year the festival has been held.